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Legende of Good Women

by Chaucer, Geoffrey ( Corson, Hiram - ed.)

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Published
1864
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Very Good
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Philadelphia: Frederick Leypoldt, 1864. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Very good (spine label slightly sunned, faded). a tight, clean, unmarked copy--scarce thus. First US ed. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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The Life and Letters of John Burroughs - 2 volumes, complete (Signed by Barrus)

by Barrus, Clara

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Published
1925
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$101.50

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavo. Photographs. Out of print and scarce. Arguably the best biography of Burroughs ever written, by one who knew him. Illustrated by Photographs. First edition. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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William Blackwood and His Sons: Their Magazine and Friends (Two Volumes- Complete)

by Oliphant, Mrs.

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Published
1897
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Very Good
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New York: Charles Scribner, 1897. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Very good. Out of print and scarce. Illustrated by Photographs. First edition. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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The Bab" Ballads : Much Sound and Little Sense"

by Gilbert, W.S.

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Very Good
Edition
First One-Volume Edition.
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London: George Routledge & Sons. First One-Volume Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. W.S. Gilbert. First one-volume edition comprising Bab Ballads and More Bab Ballads. Scarce. Beautiful gilt illustrated cloth. Pictures signed 'Bab.'. Illustrated by Engraved illustrations and maps. A clean, bright, unmarked copy with fading to spine text.
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The Hoosier School-Master

by Eggleston, Edward

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Published
1871
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Orange Judd & Co., 1871. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Duodecimo. 29 Engravings (11 plates). Very good (previous owner's inscribed flyleaf dated 1882). Slight rubbing of corner tips; spine gilt is bright, hinges tight. An excellent copy of this classic. BAL #505; Wright II, 843. Same date on t.p. and c.p. Ads on last sheet before… Read more
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Unpublished Letters - FIrst Series

by Cook, Captain James - Shelley, Percy Bysshe - Hunt, N. Carew (ed.)

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Published
1930
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Fine
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New York: The Dial Press, 1930. Hardcover. Fine. Octavo. Fine in VG slipcase. First publication of important letters by Cook and Shelley from the collection of John Wild. In both standard print text and foldout reproductions of the originals. A handsome edition on quality paper in a quarter vellum binding. Illustrated by Facsimile foldout MS. First printing. Binding… Read more
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The Mystery""

by Pettie, Elia W.

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Published
1895
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Very Good
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Chicago: Stone & Kimball, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Very good in Mylar envelope. Scarce issue of Chicago Renaissance magazine. Illustrated by Claude Fayette Bragdon. First ed. Binding is Stiff wraps.
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The Comical Romance and Other Tales (Two Volumes-Complete)

by Scarron, Paul

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Published
1892
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1892. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Oudry. Introduction by J. J. Jusserrand. Done into English by John Savage. #187 of 1000 copies, limited edition. A clean, tight copy in the original blue cloth with bright cover gilt. Out of print and scarce.
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The Poet of the Leaves" - Original essay in The Chap-Book"

by Rhys, Ernest

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Published
1895
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Very Good
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Chicago: Stone & Kimball, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Very good in Mylar envelope. Scarce Chicago Renaissance item. A beautiful copy. Illustrated by E.S. Holloway illus. First ed. Binding is Stiff wraps.
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Unpublished Letters of Dean Swift

by Swift, Jonathan - Hill, George Birkbeck (ed.)

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Published
1899
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Good
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London: T.Fisher Unwin, 1899. Hardcover. Good. Octavo. VG-: text fine; minor discoloration spot in lower cover;rear. hinge starting. Much autobiogrphical material, plus comments on his poverty, on Gulliver's Travels, and much on Chetwode. Illustrated by Portrait frontis. First edition. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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Bits of Criticism"-Original essay in The Chap-Book"

by Burroughs, John

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good
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Chicago: Stone & Kimball, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Very good+. Burroughs recieved literary recognition by appearing in this issue of the premier journal of the first Chicago Renaissance. Extremely scarce. A beautiful copy. First edition. Binding is Stiff wraps.
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What is a Classic?

by Eliot, T.S.

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Published
1945
Condition
Fine
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London: Faber & Faber, 1945. Hardcover. Fine/Good. Octavo. Fine/VG- (small DJ spine top chip) in Mylar cover. printed on quality handmade paper. Out of print. First edition. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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Lalla Rookh

by Moore, Thomas

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Published
1867
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Illustrated By Tenniel
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New York: Hurd & Houghton, 1867. First Illustrated By Tenniel. Hardcover. Very Good. Duodecimo. John Tenniel. Tight hinges and clean covers with bright gilt titles and design. Inscription on endpaper. A nice copy of a rare work featuring the illustrator of Alice in work that anticipates the Lewis Carroll classic.
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London: J.C. Nimmo & Bain, 1882. Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavo. Near fine with fine gilt title. Printed by the Ballantyne Press, this was C. Deering's copy with his label at rear bottom e.p. Illustrated by Ad. Lalauze etchings. New Edition. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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James Joyce : Two Decades of Criticism

by ( Joyce, James ) Eliot, T.S. et al

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Published
1948
Condition
Fine
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New York: Vanguard Press, 1948. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Octavo. Fine/Very good in Mylar cover. scarce, much-consulted scholarly work. Quarto size, 480 pages. First edition. Binding is Cloth Bds.
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